Curated by Sandy Williams Spencer
Much research is still being done on this subject. According to the Alzheimer’s Association it is a risk factor to be diagnosed with Alzheimer’s if your mother, father, sibling or child has the disease. They say– “It is not certain, though, whether the risk comes from the environment or genetics. There does appear to be …
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Walking slows Brain Shrinkage and the Wii makes it as easy as any treadmill. Bowling, Dancing, Walking-- are all available games for most entertainment centers such as the Wii, Xbox, Playstation, etc.Use the tools you already have to stay younger and healthier!
Tips for long distance relationships with a family member who has dementia. It's not easy being a caregiver from 500 miles away, but it can be done if your loved one is in a good place with constant care. This article gives a few tips on staying current with someone who has dementia.
What happens when the nursing home asks you to stay away for a week…maybe more? When it happened to me, I took offense. I didn’t tell them I took offense, I smiled and reassured Mom that I’d be back later, knowing full-well that I would not. I would do as they asked and stay away …
I think that was the most worrisome week of my life. I felt no confidence at all that they could handle Mom as well as I could.
Did you ever wish you had a book of spiritual readings about Alzheimer's caregiving you could read every day to help inspire, comfort and encourage you as you travel along your caregiving journey? Until now there was no such book, but that has just c...